Karen is a registered Professional Engineer in British Columbia. She obtained her degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of British Columbia Okanagan. Karen has worked as a Maintenance Engineer in the pulp & paper industry in the Cariboo, as well as in the mining and manufacturing industry. She has had the opportunity to work with a wide range of trades, consultants, and safety authorities and enjoys collaborating with them to complete the projects.
In her spare time Karen enjoys spending time with her husband and son. Karen has a passion for advocacy, particularly around supporting the LGBTQ2S+ community, women’s rights, and immigration and enjoys volunteering for these causes. Karen is fluent in English and Spanish and loves learning new languages.